Month: January 2018

Newport News Shipbuilding holding job fair in Norfolk next week

WAVY 10, January 26, 2018 By Kevin Green The event is scheduled for Jan. 30 at the Opportunity Inc. One-Stop Workforce Center in Norfolk. The shipyard says registration for the event is recommended, but not required. 9:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. Opportunity Inc. One-Stop Workforce Center 861 Glenrock Road Norfolk, VA 23502 View Map Learn… Read more »

Hampton Roads Veterans Employment Center open for transitioning service members

WTKR News Channel 3, January 26, 2018 By Nick Boykin HAMPTON ROADS, Va. – On January 24 the Hampton Roads Veterans Employment Center opened to service members that are transitioning from military to civilian life, who are looking for jobs. The center is led by the Hampton Roads Chamber of Commerce and Opportunity Inc. of… Read more »

Virginia’s workforce development system has a new brand

Inside Business, January 24, 2018 By Sandra Pennecke Virginia’s workforce development system has a new brand to help in its quest to put Virginians to work. The system, which consists of state and local partners and 62 one-stop career centers, will be dubbed Virginia Career Works. Shawn Avery, president and CEO of Opportunity Inc., was… Read more »